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Tongbaite Mineral Data

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General Tongbaite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: Cr3C2
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 180.01 gm
   Chromium  86.66 %  Cr
   Carbon    13.34 %  C
            100.00 % 
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: Cr3C2
Help on Environment: Environment: In ultramafic rocks.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Approved IMA 1983
Help on Locality: Locality: Liu Zhuang, Tongbai County, Henan, China Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Named for the locality.
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Tongbaite + Pronunciation Say TONGBAITE
Help on Synonym: Synonym: ICSD 15086
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